Pro Audio Management & Signal Processors for Hire

Professional Audio Management & Signal Processing Hire & Rental. hire for all types of requirements from DJ, events, parties, weddings and more. Collection and return in person is welcomed at our premises in the Midlands however long term hire, delivery, set up, operation, break down and collection of equipment can all be arranged on a bespoke basis. 

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XTA DP224

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

75

25

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

DP224 loudspeaker management system features 2 inputs and 4 outputs, and has an 8 band parametric equalizer for each input. Outputs all feature crossover filters, 5 band parametric equalizers, selectable high and low shelving filters, a fully featured limiter and delay. Full metering is provided for both inputs and outputs, with mute and access buttons on the faceplate allowing quick set up and gain adjustment. The DP224 can also be controlled via PC with XTA’s AudioCore™ control software. The little brother to the DP226 but equally as powerful, this 2 in/4 out processor has become the standard speaker management tool for Adamson Y-Axis users. Flexible crossover design functionality coupled with pristine audio quality have made this the users choice for years.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

The DP224 is a powerful DSP based audio processor, ideally suited for live sound applications, where it combines the functions of a multitude of conventional products in a compact 1U unit.

Funktion One XO1

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

105

35

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

The XO-1 features 2 inputs and 6 outputs, each output features crossover filters, 5 band parametric equaliser configurable as high and low shelving filters plus limiter and delay. Full metering is provided for inputs and outputs, with mute and access buttons allowing quick set up and gain adjustment.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

A powerful audio processor, ideally suited for live sound applications, where it combines the functions of a multitude of conventional products in a compact 1U unit.

NST D48S

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

150

50

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

Based on the same great analogue design as our D48 matrix processor but with a brand new DSP engine, the D48S adds a range of new audio tools to your system. With inputs and outputs switchable in channel pairs between analogue or AES/EBU the D48S gives you the flexibility you need to integrate into your system.Compressors are available on every input as well as a high pass filter, 8 bands of parametric EQ, a 28 band graphic EQ, 3 bands of dynamic EQ and up to 1.3 seconds of delay. Routing to outputs can be configured to either mix-matrix mode, free-routing or several pre-configured routing options. Flexible channel linking enables quick and easy configuration of common crossover setups or customised configurations as required. Every output channel has high and low pass filters, 16 bands of parametric EQ and up to 1.3 seconds of delay. Also new is our Predictive eXcursion Limiter (PXL) algorithm designed to offer the best driver protection with the lowest distortion.Front panel control allows instant mute of any input or output as well as editing of all the most commonly used parameters and recall of presets.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

Professional signal processing, suited for live sound applications and installations.

XTA DP 548

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

180

60

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

DP548 – 4 inputs/8 outputs Much more than a sum of its parts, the 5 Series dynamic management takes the features of the 4 Series products and adds the equivalent of four D2 dynamic equalisers across the inputs and a channel of C2 compression on each output, along with a new matrix mixing mode. All the original features and sound quality of the 4 Series are preserved and expanded upon using a newer DSP platform, and with some never before seen ground breaking features in AudioCore, it all makes for a new dynamic combination.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

A powerful DSP based audio processor, ideally suited for live sound applications, where it combines the functions of a multitude of conventional products in a compact 1U unit.

XTA DP226

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

105

35

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

DP226 has two inputs and six outputs which can be configured in five basic crossover modes – 3 x 2 way; 2 x 3 way; 4 way; 5 way; and 6 way. Each input has a gain control, variable delay and eight bands of fully parametric equalisation. Each output has a gain control, variable delay, high and low pass filters, five bands of fully parametric equalisation, polarity switching and, additionally, a fully featured limiter. Remote control is catered for in the form of MIDI, RS232 and RS485 ports, and multiple user memories are provided for the storage and recall of settings.. Multipart security lock-out is available for all controls. The DP226 is also available with optional AES/EBU digital inputs and outputs. It has been designed for quick, intuitive adjustment through the use of multiple controls to provide an easy-to-use interface. Alternatively, it may be controlled externally by XTA’s proprietary WindowsTM software, along with existing and future ‘Audiocore’ products.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

The DP226 is a powerful DSP based audio processor, ideally suited for live sound applications, where it combines the functions of a multitude of conventional products in a compact 1U unit.

XTA DP426

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

105

35

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

Based on the already successful DP428 platform, the new 4 Series considerably increase sound company choice. The DP428 takes on the name DP448 to complete the family and share the common technology. The five models in the series are: DP448 � 4 In 8 Out, DP446 � 4 In 6 Out, DP444 � 4 In 4 Out, DP426 � 2 In 6 Out, and DP424 � 2 In 4 Out.
As the demands placed on professional audio systems continue to steadily increase, so must the technology be advanced to maintain the expected quality and useability. Based on a completely new processing platform, running at a native sample rate of 96kHz, the 4 Series set a new standard in terms of performance, flexibility, and ease of use.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

A powerful DSP based audio processor, ideally suited for live sound applications, where it combines the functions of a multitude of conventional products in a compact 1U unit.

XTA DP448

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

150

50

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

Based on the already successful DP428 platform, the new 4 Series considerably increase sound company choice. The DP428 takes on the name DP448 to complete the family and share the common technology. The five models in the series are: DP448 � 4 In 8 Out, DP446 � 4 In 6 Out, DP444 � 4 In 4 Out, DP426 � 2 In 6 Out, and DP424 � 2 In 4 Out.
As the demands placed on professional audio systems continue to steadily increase, so must the technology be advanced to maintain the expected quality and useability. Based on a completely new processing platform, running at a native sample rate of 96kHz, the 4 Series set a new standard in terms of performance, flexibility, and ease of use.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

A powerful DSP based audio processor, ideally suited for live sound applications, where it combines the functions of a multitude of conventional products in a compact 1U unit.

ADVICE & SUPPORT

DRY HIRE KEY INFO


  • We provide audio visual dry hire (equipment only) to the Midlands, Surrounding Areas & all the UK.
  • Collection and return in person is required at our premises in the Midlands.
  • We only display a small selection of our huge warehouse online; contact us if you can't see what you are looking for
  • All dry hire equipment is subject to a minimum £250.00 returnable security deposit
  • All dry hire equipment is quality guaranteed
  • Bespoke systems, conception, design, installation, delivery, set up, operation, break down and collection can all be arranged in any combination at an extra cost. Please see our audio visual hire and installation services for more details or contact us.




COMPLETE HIRE SOLUTIONS


  • ​We also provide complete hire and installation services (conception, design, delivery, set up, operation, break down and removal) for Corporate events, domestic requirements, exhibitions, charity events, stage lighting, festivals, clubs, bars, restaurants, colleges, theatres, retail, shop fronts, product launches, conferencing and so much more. Learn more about our Audio Visual Services or contact us.

  • GDS offers a massive range of Audio Visual Dry Hire Equipment and packages for domestic parties up to high end professional stage equipment, event equipment and long term venue hire solutions.

  • We can create any system to suit your needs

  • We only have a small selection of dry hire equipment available online, if you can't see what you need contact us




QUALITY GUARANTEE


Hire Equipment Quality Guarantee

  • Our team will be on hand every step of the way to ensure you get the perfect system for your needs and budget.

  • ​We guarantee your equipment will be of the highest quality and condition, optimised by industry experts to operate at it's peak performance.

  • ​All equipment and systems, big or small, are rigorously QC tested before release to ensure your events' production has zero technical issues.​

  • ​In the unlikely event of any equipment malfunction, our team will either resolve or substitute with our on-hand back up equipment.




DRY HIRE T's & C's


  • Payments must be made in full with cleared funds prior to checking out. Payments by Credit Card will incur a surcharge (currently this is levied at a rate of 3%).
  • Security Deposit: Non-account customers (i.e. Hirers required to pay for rental in full prior to any hire) will be required to leave a MINIMUM cleared security deposit of £250 (this can be higher for exceptionally valuable equipment) by debit card, bank transfer or cash which will be refunded on the return of equipment, they may also be required to leave valid debit or credit card details with the Company as a guarantee in the event of a loss or late return.
  • Replacement: The Company reserves the right to charge the Hirer the full replacement cost relating to any lost equipment. The Hirer will have 7 days to return any lost equipment before any charge is taken, if the equipment is returned within the 7 days a charge will be taken for the additional hire period.
  • Identification: Non-account customers are required to provide photographic identification; they must also provide a utility bill (not a mobile phone bill) which matches the invoicing address. A copy of these documents will be kept on file for the duration of the Hire period.
  • Local Licenses: The hirer is solely responsible for obtaining any license, qualification or other authority, which may be required for the safe and legal operation of the Equipment hired and agrees to abide by all legal guidelines relating to the installation and operation of the Equipment.
  • The Company’s Property: Equipment remains the property of the Company at all times. In the event of a breach of any of these conditions, the Company may without prejudice to any other rights or remedies forthwith terminate the arrangement and repossess all their Equipment. Re-hire is not allowed by the Hirer without advanced written permission.
Responsibilities of the Hirer:
  • The Hirer assumes full responsibility for the Equipment from the time of checking out until checking in to the Company.
  • The hirer is responsible for the safe keeping of equipment and is liable for any loss or damage caused to the Equipment during the period of hire.
  • The hirer is responsible for providing suitable and adequate security arrangements for the safe keeping of the equipment during the period of hire. The hirer must take all necessary steps (at its own expense) to retain possession and control of the equipment and in the event of losing possession or control will take all necessary steps to recover the equipment.
  • Equipment is not to be altered or modified in any way without the prior consent of the Company.
  • The hirer shall not under any circumstances, sell sub hire or dispose of any part of the equipment that belongs to the company. The hirer understands that the equipment or any part thereof, is not, nor will at any time become the property of the hirer. Title of equipment remains with the company at all times, or until the goods have been paid for in full under a lease purchase agreement for which a bill of sale was issued and retained
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RETURNABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT


  • Returnable Security Deposit: Non-account customers (i.e. Hirers required to pay for rental in full prior to any hire) will be required to leave a MINIMUM cleared security deposit of £250 (this can be higher for exceptionally valuable equipment) by debit card, bank transfer or cash which will be refunded on the return of equipment identical condition, they may also be required to leave valid debit or credit card details with the Company as a guarantee in the event of a loss or late return.




WHERE DO YOU HIRE TO?


  • We Dry Hire to England and the UK only
  • Collection and return of equipment is required in person at our premises in the Midlands.
  • We do not currently deliver dry hire equipment only, however we do provide complete hire and installation services in full or part;
  • design, delivery, set up, operation, break down and collection of equipment can all be arranged at extra cost. Please see our audio visual hire and installation services for more details or contact us.





DRY HIRE INFORMATION

 

“By far the best service I’ve ever experienced. I was importing a product to Canada and the whole experience was quick, easy and seamless. These guys really care about running a good business. Not to mention the price was cheaper than the stores here even after importing. Definitely will do more business in the future.” 

—  Philip Manzon

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